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hic

  

      nm  
*   snag
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HIV, H, HCR, HEC

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
nm.
hitch
The long building went without a hitch: la longue construction s'est passée sans hic.
nm.
snag [Fam.] ; trouble ; rub ; slight problem
[Fam.] C'est là le hic = there's the snag / that's the trouble / there's the rub. Il y a un hic = there's a slight problem.
exp.
there and then
[Latin] "Ici et maintenant"
exp.
there's a catch
i.e: there's an underlying problem in an otherwise ideal situation
adv.
that's the snag
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'hic' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
exp.
Il y a juste un petit hic ...
exp.
c'est là le hic ; c'est là que le bât blesse ; c'est là que réside le problème ; c'est là le cœur du problème
exp.
voilà le hic
adv.
il y a un hic
adv.
il y a un hic
exp.
c'est là le hic
adv.
c'est là le hic
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